Lifelist

My fishing lifelist is displayed below in a sortable and searchable table. Click on the fish names to view pictures.

Key statistics (updated 5/31/2018):

  • 444 valid fish species caught on hook and line (hybrids and subspecies are not counted)
  • 9,670 total fish caught since I began keeping records in 1994 (at age 9)
  • 1,406 days of fishing (calendar days on which I fished)

Taxonomic OrderCommon NameScientific NameQuantityOrder
Added
Location
1Gray SmoothhoundMustelus californicus1438USA - CA
2Smooth DogfishMustelus canis1107USA - SC
3Blacktip SharkCarcharhinus limbatus3118USA - SC
4Sandbar SharkCarcharhinus plumbeus1115USA - SC
5Atlantic Sharpnose SharkRhizoprionodon terraenovae22119USA - SC
6BonnetheadSphyrna tiburo3164USA - SC
7Yellow StingrayUrobatis jamaicensis1203Belize
8Thorny StingrayUrotrygon rogersi1406Mexico
9Southern StingrayDasyatis americana599USA - SC
10Atlantic StingrayDasyatis sabina3116USA - SC
11Lake SturgeonAcipenser fulvescens1548USA - MN
12Shovelnose SturgeonScaphirhynchus platorynchus776USA - WI
13Spotted GarLepisosteus oculatus151USA - LA
14Longnose GarLepisosteus osseus960USA - MN
15Shortnose GarLepisosteus platostomus8251USA - IL
16Florida GarLepisosteus platyrhincus3151USA - FL
17BowfinAmia calva5618USA - MN
18MooneyeHiodon tergisus7815USA - MN
19LadyfishElops saurus1147USA - FL
20BonefishAlbula vulpes3211Belize
21American EelAnguilla rostrata3117USA - SC
22California MorayGymnothorax mordax1243USA - CA
23Spotted MorayGymnothorax moringa1382USA - FL
24Jewel MorayMuraena lentiginosa1418Mexico
25Shrimp EelOphichthus gomesii1124USA - SC
26Blueback HerringAlosa aestivalis1152USA - SC
27American ShadAlosa sapidissima7110USA - SC
28BleakAlburnus alburnus1292Romania
29Silver BreamBlicca bjoerkna1294Romania
30Central StonerollerCampostoma anomalum3252USA - IL
31Largescale StonerollerCampostoma oligolepis5349USA - AL
32Highland StonerollerCampostoma spadiceum2276USA - AR
33Southern Redbelly DaceChrosomus erythrogaster6269USA - MO
34Northern Redbelly DaceChrosomus eos5249USA - MI
35Finescale DaceChrosomus neogaeus1223USA - MI
36Rosyside DaceClinostomus funduloides3121USA - SC
37Lake ChubCouesius plumbeus2444Canada
38Grass CarpCtenopharyngodon idella4111USA - SC
39Satinfin ShinerCyprinella analostana7167USA - SC
40Alabama ShinerCyprinella callistia4351USA - AL
41Greenfin ShinerCyprinella chloristia1893USA - SC
42Whitetail ShinerCyprinella galactura10280USA - AR
43Bannerfin ShinerCyprinella leedsi4154USA - SC
44Red ShinerCyprinella lutrensis1253USA - IL
45Whitefin ShinerCyprinella nivea7990USA - SC
46Fieryblack ShinerCyprinella pyrrhomelas1163USA - SC
47Spotfin ShinerCyprinella spiloptera1982USA - MN
48Steelcolor ShinerCyprinella whipplei1388USA - OH
49Santee ChubCyprinella zanema1125USA - SC
50Common CarpCyprinus carpio5517USA - MN
51Gravel ChubErimystax x-punctatus1287USA - OK
52Streamline ChubErimystax dissimilis6352USA - AL
53Bigeye ChubHybopsis amblops4168USA - TN
54Cardinal ShinerLuxilus cardinalis2286USA - OK
55Striped ShinerLuxilus chrysocephalus5169USA - TN
56Warpaint ShinerLuxilus coccogenis6159USA - SC
57Common ShinerLuxilus cornutus10630USA - MN
58Duskystripe ShinerLuxilus pilsbryi17272USA - AR
59Bleeding ShinerLuxilus zonatus9267USA - MO
60Scarlet ShinerLythrurus fasciolaris1390USA - OH
61Redfin ShinerLythrurus umbratilis1278USA - AR
62Silver ChubMacrhybopsis storeriana721USA - MN
63Northern Pearl DaceMargariscus nachtriebi1298USA - MI
64Hornyhead ChubNocomis biguttatus15219USA - MI
65Bluehead ChubNocomis leptocephalus37122USA - SC
66River ChubNocomis micropogon25222USA - MI
67Golden ShinerNotemigonus crysoleucas1732USA - MN
68Emerald ShinerNotropis atherinoides1379USA - MN
69Bigeye ShinerNotropis boops13275USA - AR
70Greenhead ShinerNotropis chlorocephalus9123USA - SC
71Wedgespot ShinerNotropis greenei2288USA - OK
72Spottail ShinerNotropis hudsonius2091USA - SC
73Tennessee ShinerNotropis leuciodus5354USA - AL
74Yellowfin ShinerNotropis lutipinnis22158USA - SC
75Highland ShinerNotropis micropteryx2393USA - VA
76Ozark MinnowNotropis nubilus2273USA - AR
77Carmine ShinerNotropis percobromus2274USA - AR
78Coastal ShinerNotropis petersoni2494USA - SC
79Rosyface ShinerNotropis rubellus2389USA - OH
80Sandbar ShinerNotropis scepticus2592USA - SC
81Sand ShinerNotropis stramineus2580USA - WI
82Telescope ShinerNotropis telescopus2355USA - AL
83Mimic ShinerNotropis volucellus278USA - MN
84Sawfin ShinerNotropis (species)8392USA - VA
85Bluntnose MinnowPimephales notatus3377USA - MN
86Blacknose DaceRhinichthys atratulus2962USA - MN
87RoachRutilus rutilus4293Romania
88RuddScardinius erythropthalmus3296Romania
89Creek ChubSemotilus atromaculatus19923USA - MN
90European ChubSqualius cephalus1295Romania
91QuillbackCarpiodes cyprinus129USA - MN
92Longnose SuckerCatostomus catostomus157USA - MN
93White SuckerCatostomus commersoni728USA - MN
94Northern Hog SuckerHypentelium nigricans1120USA - MN
95Smallmouth BuffaloIctiobus bubalus355USA - MN
96Silver RedhorseMoxostoma anisurum7213USA - MN
97River RedhorseMoxostoma carinatum537USA - WI
98Notchlip RedhorseMoxostoma collapsum198USA - SC
99Golden RedhorseMoxostoma erythrurum5834USA - MN
100Shorthead RedhorseMoxostoma macrolepidotum9812USA - MN
101Brassy JumprockMoxostoma species296USA - SC
102Greater RedhorseMoxostoma valenciennesi336USA - WI
103Yellowtail Freshwater BarracudaAcestrorhynchus falcirostris1322Peru
104Banded AstyanaxAstyanax aeneus28182Belize
105Twospot AstyanaxAstyanax bimaculatus1341Peru
106Red-tailed BryconBrycon cephalus2312Peru
107Black-finned BryconBrycon melanopterus6309Peru
108Tucan FishChalceus erythrurus2306Peru
109Hauxwell TetraCtenobrycon hauxwellianus3337Peru
110False Black TetraGymnocorymbus thayeri1343Peru
111Golden-silver TetraMoenkhausia chrysargyrea3340Peru
112Colletti TetraMoenkhausia collettii1348Peru
113Bandtail TetraMoenkhausia dichroura1345Peru
114Megalops TetraMoenkhausia megalops1319Peru
115Glass TetraMoenkhausia oligolepis1347Peru
116Myer's Scale-eating CharacinRoeboides myersii1346Peru
117PalometaStethaprion erythrops2318Peru
118MojarritaTetragonopterus argenteus8320Peru
119Red TrahiraErythrinus erythrinus1339Peru
120Golden TrahiraHoplerythrinus unitaeniatus1342Peru
121TrahiraHoplias malabaricus5308Peru
122Red PiranhaPygocentrus nattereri3313Peru
123Compressus PiranhaSerrasalmus compressus1326Peru
124Redeye PiranhaSerrasalmus rhombeus2301Peru
125Sharp-snouted PiranhaSerrasalmus sanchezi1327Peru
126Highback PiranhaSerrasalmus serrulatus1314Peru
127White SardinaTriportheus albus1304Peru
128Angled SardinaTriportheus angulatus1328Peru
129MandubaAgeneiosus atronasus2239Peru
130BoconAgeneiosus inermis1316Peru
131Walking CatfishClarias batrachus2372USA - FL
132Hardhead CatfishAriopsis felis9144USA - FL
133Tete Sea CatfishAriopsis seemanni3400Mexico
134Gafftopsail CatfishBagre marinus1383USA - FL
135Blue Whale CatfishCetopsis coecutiens8305Peru
136White Thorny CatfishCentrodoras brachiatus2330Peru
137Granulated CatfishPterodoras granulosus2315Peru
138Horsehead PimelodidGoeldiella eques1307Peru
139Crested PimelodellaPimelodella cristata1303Peru
140Pale CatfishRhamdia guatemalensis8184Belize
141Snail BullheadAmeiurus brunneus2397USA - SC
142White CatfishAmeiurus catus387USA - SC
143Black BullheadAmeiurus melas3716USA - MN
144Yellow BullheadAmeiurus natalis1919USA - MN
145Brown BullheadAmeiurus nebulosus459USA - SC
146Flat BullheadAmeiurus platycephalus10109USA - SC
147Blue CatfishIctalurus furcatus4112USA - SC
148Channel CatfishIctalurus punctatus2086USA - MN
149StonecatNoturus flavus658USA - MN
150Flathead CatfishPylodictis olivaris1725USA - MN
151Mekong Giant CatfishPangasianodon gigas1138Thailand
152Iridescent SharkPangasius hypophthalmus539Thailand
153Zebra CatfishBrachyplatystoma juruense1333Peru
154PiramutabaBrachyplatystoma vaillantii1332Peru
155ZamuritoCalophysus macropterus2334Peru
156Peruvian Whiskered CatfishDuopalatinus peruanus2335Peru
157Porthole Shovelnose CatfishHemisorubim platyrhynchos1331Peru
158Leopard CatfishLeiarius marmoratus1325Peru
159Redtail CatfishPhractocephalus hemioliopterus4324Peru
160Bloch's CatfishPimelodus blochii6302Peru
161Duckbill CatfishSorubim lima5317Peru
162Rainbow SmeltOsmerus mordax1217USA - MI
163Lake WhitefishCoregonus clupeaformis875USA - MN
164Cutthroat TroutOncorhynchus clarkii2387USA - MT
165Pink SalmonOncorhynchus gorbuscha4256USA - MI
166Coho SalmonOncorhynchus kisutch3228USA - MI
167Rainbow TroutOncorhynchus mykiss6733USA - MN
168Chinook SalmonOncorhynchus tshawytscha2226USA - MI
169Round WhitefishProsopium cylindraceum2227USA - MI
170Brown TroutSalmo trutta34228USA - MN
171Brook TroutSalvelinus fontinalis6831USA - MN
172Lake TroutSalvelinus namaycush5216USA - MI
173Redfin PickerelEsox americanus2153USA - SC
174Northern PikeEsox lucius20414USA - MN
175Chain PickerelEsox niger10108USA - SC
176California LizardfishSynodus lucioceps17246USA - CA
177BurbotLota lota754USA - MN
178Gulf ToadfishOpsanus beta1148USA - FL
179Oyster ToadfishOpsanus tau10102USA - SC
180Shortnose BatfishOgcocephalus nasutus2207Belize
181Striped MulletMugil cephalus4120USA - SC
182Longfin SilversideAtherinella eriarcha1426Mexico
183Belize SilversideAtherinella species3187Belize
184Inland SilversideMenidia beryllina2365USA - FL
185BallyhooHemiramphus brasiliensis1369USA - FL
186Keeltail NeedlefishPlatybone argalus4257Puerto Rico
187Atlantic NeedlefishStrongylura marina1377USA - FL
188Redfin NeedlefishStrongylura notata9172Belize
189HoundfishTylosaurus crocodilus574Mexico
190Northern StudfishFundulus catenatus2270USA - MO
191Golden TopminnowFundulus chrysotus2161USA - SC
192Banded KillifishFundulus diaphanus10250USA - MI
193Starhead TopminnowFundulus dispar1255USA - WI
194MummichogFundulus heteroclitus22128USA - SC
195Lined TopminnowFundulus lineolatus20113USA - SC
196Blackstripe TopminnowFundulus notatus5171USA - TN
197Blackspotted TopminnowFundulus olivaceus752USA - LA
198Seminole KillifishFundulus seminolis3368USA - FL
199Longnose KillifishFundulus similis1137USA - FL
200Sheepshead MinnowCyprinodon variegatus5145USA - FL
201Pike KillifishBelonesox belizanus1191Belize
202Western MosquitofishGambusia affinis1170USA - TN
203Eastern MosquitofishGambusia holbrooki40783USA - SC
204Mangrove GambusiaGambusia rhizophorae2366USA - FL
205Spottail KillifishHeterandria bimaculata7185Belize
206SquirrelfishHolocentrus adscensionis10258Puerto Rico
207Longspine SquirrelfishHolocentrus rufus4201Belize
208Tinsel SquirrelfishSargocentron suborbitalis768Mexico
209Brook SticklebackCulaea inconstans5229USA - MI
210Threespine SticklebackGasterosteus aculeatus1300USA - MI
211Obscure Swamp EelOphisternon aenigmaticum1188Belize
212California ScorpionfishScorpaena guttata8234USA - CA
213Kelp RockfishSebastes atrovirens1441USA - CA
214Gopher RockfishSebastes carnatus1440USA - CA
215Greenspotted RockfishSebastes chloristictus1439USA - CA
216Calico RockfishSebastes dallii1434USA - CA
217Greenstriped RockfishSebastes elongatus1436USA - CA
218Squarespot RockfishSebastes hopkinski1432USA - CA
219Vermilion RockfishSebastes miniatus7431USA - CA
220Halfbanded RockfishSebastes semicinctus2435USA - CA
221Olive RockfishSebastes serranoides2443USA - CA
222TreefishSebastes serriceps1241USA - CA
223Honeycomb RockfishSebastes umbrosus1437USA - CA
224Bighead SearobinPrionotus tribulus2114USA - SC
225Woolly SculpinClinocottus analis1242USA - CA
226Mottled SculpinCottus bairdi556USA - MN
227Banded SculpinCottus carolinae2271USA - MO
228Knobfin SculpinCottus immaculatus3268USA - MO
229White SnookCentropomus viridis1402Mexico
230White PerchMorone americana1686USA - SC
231White BassMorone chrysops20811USA - MN
232Yellow BassMorone mississippiensis8266USA - IL
233Striped BassMorone saxatilis1285USA - SC
234Pacific Mutton HamletAlphestes immaculatus2409Mexico
235Rivulated Mutton HamletAlphestes multiguttatus3416Mexico
236GraysbyCephalolophis cruentata4195Belize
237Panama GraysbyCephalopholis panamensis2397Mexico
238Red HindEpinephelus guttatus2199Belize
239Flag CabrillaEpinephelus labriformis5414Mexico
240GagMycteroperca microlepis1142USA - FL
241Pacific CreolefishParanthias colonus2407Mexico
242Rock Sea BassCentropristis philadelphica3155USA - SC
243Black Sea BassCentropristis striata2156USA - SC
244Sand PerchDiplectrum formosum4130USA - FL
245Black HamletHypoplectrus nigricans1209Belize
246Kelp BassParalabrax clathratus81230USA - CA
247Spotted Sand BassParalabrax maculatofasciatus2248USA - CA
248Barred Sand BassParalabrax nebulifer4244USA - CA
249Shadow BassAmbloplites ariommus1291USA - MO
250Ozark BassAmbloplites constellatus2281USA - AR
251Rock BassAmbloplites rupestris38524USA - MN
252Redbreast SunfishLepomis auritus31084USA - SC
253Green SunfishLepomis cyanellus18922USA - MN
254PumpkinseedLepomis gibbosus1803USA - MN
255WarmouthLepomis gulosus850USA - LA
256Orangespotted SunfishLepomis humilis381USA - MN
257BluegillLepomis macrochirus17641USA - MN
258Dollar SunfishLepomis marginatus2388USA - SC
259Longear SunfishLepomis megalotis6149USA - LA
260Redear SunfishLepomis microlophus2389USA - SC
261Redspotted SunfishLepomis miniatus3290USA - MO
262Northern SunfishLepomis peltastes12254USA - WI
263Spotted SunfishLepomis punctatus2495USA - SC
264Bartram's BassMicropterus coosae3160USA - SC
265Smallmouth BassMicropterus dolomieu2415USA - MN
266Largemouth BassMicropterus salmoides34010USA - MN
267White CrappiePomoxis annularis2027USA - MN
268Black CrappiePomoxis nigromaculatus19726USA - MN
269Redspot DarterEtheostoma artesiae6277USA - AR
270Warrior DarterEtheostoma bellator1350USA - AL
271Greenside DarterEtheostoma blennioides3283USA - AR
272Brook DarterEtheostoma burri1289USA - MO
273Rainbow DarterEtheostoma caeruleum37225USA - MI
274Iowa DarterEtheostoma exile1299USA - MI
275Fantail DarterEtheostoma flabellare3221USA - MI
276Bluespar DarterEtheostoma meadiae1394USA - VA
277Sunburst DarterEtheostoma mihileze1285USA - OK
278Johnny DarterEtheostoma nigrum4224USA - MI
279Orangebelly DarterEtheostoma radiosum2279USA - AR
280Ozark DarterEtheostoma species2282USA - AR
281Orangethroat DarterEtheostoma spectabile4284USA - OK
282Tennessee DarterEtheostoma tennesseense2353USA - AL
283RuffeGymnocephalus cernua7035USA - MN
284Yellow PerchPerca flavescens2572USA - MN
285European PerchPerca fluviatilis2297Romania
286Tangerine DarterPercina aurantiaca1391USA - VA
287LogperchPercina caprodes861USA - MN
288Blackside DarterPercina maculata4220USA - MI
289Blackbanded DarterPercina nigrofasciata6129USA - SC
290SaugerSander canadensis577USA - MN
291WalleyeSander vitreus899USA - MN
292GobblegutsApogon rueppellii1345Australia
293Western School WhitingSillago vittata746Australia
294Ocean WhitefishCaulolatilus princeps20239USA - CA
295Sand TilefishMalacanthus plumieri1198Belize
296BluefishPomatomus saltatrix3104USA - SC
297Yellowtail ScadAtule mate147Australia
298Yellow JackCarangoides bartholomaei1379USA - FL
299Green JackCaranx caballus265Mexico
300Pacific Crevalle JackCaranx caninus4395Mexico
301Blue RunnerCaranx crysos6259Puerto Rico
302Crevalle JackCaranx hippos1136USA - FL
303Horse-eye JackCaranx latus6180Belize
304Threadfin JackCaranx otrynter6413Mexico
305Bar JackCaranx ruber6178Belize
306Bigeye TrevallyCaranx sexfasciatus1422Mexico
307LeatherjackOligoplites saurus3384USA - FL
308Dinjerra TrevallyPseudocaranx dinjerra343Australia
309Bigeye ScadSelar crumenophthalmus1260Puerto Rico
310PermitTrachinotus falcatus1214Belize
311SharksuckerEcheneis naucrates2194Belize
312Barred PargoHoplopagrus guentherii1421Mexico
313SchoolmasterLutjanus apodus18175Belize
314Amarillo SnapperLutjanus argentiventris6398Mexico
315Colorado SnapperLutjanus colorado1412Mexico
316Gray SnapperLutjanus griseus15146USA - FL
317Spotted Rose SnapperLutjanus guttatus3404Mexico
318Mahogany SnapperLutjanus mahogoni1263Puerto Rico
319Lane SnapperLutjanus synagris29143USA - FL
320Yellowtail SnapperOcyurus chrysurus24176Belize
321Spotfin MojarraEucinostomus argenteus5374USA - FL
322Pacific Flagfin MojarraEucinostomus currani2420Mexico
323Silver JennyEucinostomus gula1362USA - FL
324Slender MojarraEucinostomus jonesii5173Belize
325Flagfin MojarraEucinostomus melanopterus1213Belize
326Yellowfin MojarraGerres cinereus10196Belize
327Silvergray GruntAnisotremus caesius4417Mexico
328Burrito GruntAnisotremus interruptus1423Mexico
329PorkfishAnisotremus virginicus21357USA - FL
330Blackbarred GruntGenyatremus dovii1429Mexico
331TomtateHaemulon aurolineatum35174Belize
332Caesar GruntHaemulon carbonarium5264Puerto Rico
333Smallmouth GruntHaemulon chrysargyreum1361USA - FL
334Cortez GruntHaemulon flaviguttatum2410Mexico
335French GruntHaemulon flavolineatum66133USA - FL
336Sailors ChoiceHaemulon parra14215Mexico
337White GruntHaemulon plumierii85132USA - FL
338Bluestriped GruntHaemulon sciurus21131USA - FL
339Mojarra GruntHaemulon scudderi4415Mexico
340Humpback GruntOrthopristis chalceus1403Mexico
341PigfishOrthopristis chrysoptera3101USA - SC
342Grass PorgyCalamus arctifrons3138USA - FL
343Sheepshead PorgyCalamus penna1139USA - FL
344Littlehead PorgyCalamus proridens2140USA - FL
345PinfishLagodon rhomboides90100USA - SC
346Striped WhiptailPentapodus vitta144Australia
347Freshwater DrumAplodinotus grunniens4614USA - MN
348Silver PerchBairdiella chrysoura5126USA - SC
349Spotted SeatroutCynoscion nebulosus2165USA - SC
350WeakfishCynoscion regalis4105USA - SC
351SpotLeiostomus xanthurus6127USA - SC
352Southern KingfishMenticirrhus americanus49106USA - SC
353Atlantic CroakerMicropogonias undulatus21103USA - SC
354Yelloweye CroakerOdontoscion xanthops1430Mexico
355Red DrumSciaenops ocellatus1053USA - LA
356Star DrumStellifer lanceolatus21157USA - SC
357Surf CroakerUmbrina xanti1405Mexico
358Mexican GoatfishMulloidichthys dentatus1411Mexico
359OpaleyeGirella nigricans4236USA - CA
360Yellow ChubKyphosus incisor2205Belize
361Bermuda ChubKyphosus sectator7177Belize
362HalfmoonMedialuna californiensis2238USA - CA
363West Australian DhufishGlaucosoma hebraicum141Australia
364Gray AngelfishPomacanthus arcuatus2380USA - FL
365Giant HawkfishCirrhitus rivulatus371Mexico
366Saddle CichlidAequidens tetramerus3321Peru
367Blue-eye CichlidArchocentrus spilurus1186Belize
368OscarAstronotus ocellatus6336Peru
369Monoculus Peacock BassCichla monoculus2310Peru
370Amazon CichlidCichlasoma amazonarum2338Peru
371Mayan CichlidCichlasoma urophthalmus9150USA - FL
372African Jewel CichlidHemichromis bimaculatus4367USA - FL
373Blue TilapiaOreochromis aureus3375USA - FL
374Johanna Pike CichlidCrenicichla johanna1311Peru
375Lucius Pike CichlidCrenicichla lucius2344Peru
376Wonderful Flag CichlidMesonauta mirificus2323Peru
377Yellowbelly CichlidParachromis salvini2190Guatemala
378Redhead CichlidParaneetroplus melanurus2189Guatemala
379Peten CichlidTheraps intermedius18183Belize
380Spotted TilapiaTilapia mariae6149USA - FL
381Kelp PerchBrachyistius frenatus1235USA - CA
382Mexican Night SergeantAbudefduf declivifrons964Mexico
383Sergeant MajorAbudefduf saxatilis36179Belize
384Panamic Sergeant MajorAbudefduf troschelii263Mexico
385BlacksmithChromis punctipinnis1240USA - CA
386GaribaldiHypsypops rubicundus3232USA - CA
387Bumphead DamselfishMicrospathodon bairdii2425Mexico
388Giant DamselfishMicrospathodon dorsalis1427Mexico
389Acapulco DamselfishStegastes acapulcoensis273Mexico
390Dusky DamselfishStegastes adustus5370USA - FL
391Longfin DamselfishStegastes diencaeus3360USA - FL
392BeaubrummelStegastes flavilatus1172Mexico
393BeaugregoryStegastes leucostictus7192Belize
394Cocoa DamselfishStegastes variabilis1386USA - FL
395Slippery DickHalichoeres bivittatus68134USA - FL
396Chameleon WrasseHalichoeres dispilus2399Mexico
397Yellowhead WrasseHalichoeres garnoti2204Belize
398Spinster WrasseHalichoeres nicholsi270Mexico
399Banded WrasseHalichoeres notospilus1066Mexico
400Blackear WrasseHalichoeres poeyi4261Puerto Rico
401PuddingwifeHalichoeres radiatus8135USA - FL
402Rock WrasseHalichoeres semicinctus5231USA - CA
403SenoritaOxyjulis californica6233USA - CA
404Midnight ParrotfishScarus coelestinus1381USA - FL
405Blue ParrotfishScarus coeruleus1376USA - FL
406California SheepheadSemicossyphus pulcher2237USA - CA
407Redtail ParrotfishSparisoma chrysopterum8200Belize
408Redband ParrotfishSparisoma aurofrenatum1359USA - FL
409Stoplight ParrotfishSparisoma viride2262Puerto Rico
410BlueheadThalassoma bifasciatum2202Belize
411Cortez Rainbow WrasseThalassoma lucasanum269Mexico
412Downy BlennyGobioclinus kalisherae2363USA - FL
413Largemouth BlennyLabrisomus xanti667Mexico
414Hairy BlennyLabrisomus nuchipinnis1265Puerto Rico
415Pacific FrillfinBathygobius ramosus2424Mexico
416Frillfin GobyBathygobius soporator3193Belize
417Crested GobyLophogobius cyprinoides3373USA - FL
418Round GobyNeogobius melanostomus19218USA - MI
419Pacific SpadefishChaetodipterus zonatus1419Mexico
420DoctorfishAcanthurus chirurgus13181Belize
421Ocean SurgeonfishAcanthurus bahianus1364USA - FL
422Great BarracudaSphyraena barracuda1208Belize
423Atlantic CutlassfishTrichiurus lepturus2162USA - SC
424Pacific Chub MackerelScomber japonicus8247USA - CA
425Pacific SanddabCitharichthys sordidus2442USA - CA
426Longfin SanddabCitharichthys xanthostigma2433USA - CA
427California HalibutParalichthys californicus2245USA - CA
428Gray TriggerfishBalistes capriscus1378USA - FL
429Finescale TriggerfishBalistes polylepis11396Mexico
430Queen TriggerfishBalistes vetula1197Belize
431Orangeside TriggerfishSufflamen verres3401Mexico
432Unicorn FilefishAluterus monoceros1212Belize
433Scrawled FilefishAluterus scriptus3210Belize
434Planehead FilefishStephanolepis hispidus2371USA - FL
435Scrawled CowfishAcanthostracion quadricornis2358USA - FL
436Smooth TrunkfishLactophrys triqueter1385USA - FL
437Silver PufferLagocephalus sceleratus140Australia
438Longnose PufferSphoeroides lobatus1428Mexico
439Northern PufferSphoeroides maculatus1166USA - SC
440Southern PufferSphoeroides nephelus2141USA - FL
441Bandtail PufferSphoeroides spengleri34356USA - FL
442Checkered PufferSphoeroides testudineus1206Belize
443Weeping ToadoTorquigener pleurogramma3342Australia
444BalloonfishDiodon holocanthus1408Mexico

Additional statistics (updated 5/31/2018):

Fish caught on 5 continents – in 9 countries and 17 US states:

  • 278 species added in the United States
    • South Carolina: 64 new species
    • Florida: 53 new species
    • Minnesota: 50 new species
    • California: 32 new species
    • Michigan: 20 new species
    • Arkansas: 12 new species
    • Missouri: 8 new species
    • Alabama: 7 new species
    • Wisconsin: 6 new species
    • Louisiana: 5 new species
    • Oklahoma: 5 new species
    • Illinois: 4 new species
    • Tennessee: 4 new species
    • Virginia: 4 new species
    • Ohio: 3 new species
    • Montana: 1 new species
    • Wyoming: 0 new species
  • 49 species added in Mexico
  • 48 species added in Peru
  • 41 species added in Belize
  • 9 species added in Puerto Rico
  • 8 species added in Australia
  • 6 species added in Romania
  • 2 species added in Guatemala
  • 2 species added in Thailand
  • 1 species added in Canada

244 total freshwater species

200 total saltwater species